Lottery For 5 New Harlem Apartments Opens

Patch reports that an affordable housing lottery for five newly-constructed apartments in a building on East 124th Street between Second and Third began accepting applications Monday. Continue Reading →

New Renderings Of East Harlem’s Sendero Verde

6sqft reports that Despite Mayor de Blasio’s success meeting his affordable housing goals, East Harlem has fallen behind. Continue Reading →

The City Enforced Airbnb Fines From Harlem To Hollis When Something Happened

The Real Deal reports that active Airbnb listings are up slightly since NY City Hall started handing out fines in February 2017 for illegal listings. And areas like Harlem and Bushwick, where affordable housing is in short supply, are seeing a marked increase. Continue Reading →

Archdiocese Of NY May Sell Harlem Church And Others Deeming Them No Longer Sacred

The Archdiocese of New York announced with 1 church in Harlem, 11 Catholic churches in Manhattan, and in the Bronx some churches may be sold after declaring them no longer sacred sites for worship. Continue Reading →

East Harlem-El Barrio Community Land Trust Gets Slice Of $1.65M For Homeless

Picture the Homeless has been talking about community land trusts as a tool for helping the homeless for more than a decade. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Rezoning Plan Rejected By Community Board During Heated Meeting

East Harlem’s Community Board 11 voted Tuesday night to oppose a city rezoning plan for the neighborhood during a heated meeting that featured no public vote, activists taking over the community board stage and a small fight. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Adriano Espaillat Joins Congressional Hispanic Caucus Leadership

Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement today regarding his appointment to a new leadership role within the Congressional Hispanic Caucus (CHC). Continue Reading →

Lottery For Units In Sugar Hill Buildings Opens

A lottery for 16 newly renovated apartments, spread between two buildings in Sugar Hill area of Harlem, is now accepting applications. Continue Reading →

SKA Marin Scores $60M Loan To Build In Harlem

SKA Marin locked down $59.7 million in financing from the New York City Housing Development Corporation for a 16-story affordable housing project in East Harlem, according to property records filed with the city Tuesday. Continue Reading →

A Rezoning Trojan Horse For East Harlem

In the ancient tale Aeneid of Virgil from the time of Augustus, an invading force of mercenaries arrived at the gates of Troy in a large wooden horse posed as a gift to gain favor with the residents to enter into and take over the unsuspecting populace. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Micro Grant Opportunity For Affordable Housing

The Center for Community Leadership at JCRC-NY has merged its renowned borough-based Fellowships into one city-wide project that connects communal and civic leaders across New York City entitled the We Are Are New York Fellowship (WAANY). Continue Reading →

Lottery For 15 Affordable East Harlem Units Accepting Applications

Applications are currently being accepted to enter an affordable housing lottery for 15 units in a newly constructed East Harlem building. Continue Reading →

Lottery Opens For 5 East Harlem Apartments Renting

An affordable housing lottery for 5 newly-constructed, one-bedroom apartments in East Harlem is accepting applications through March 2, 2017. All five units are located in a new building on the corner of Third Avenue and East 117th Street. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: A Testament Of Faith For Beyond The Election

trump-six-timesBy Michael McQuillan

“I woke up this morning to a country – and to a reality – that seems darker than I ever had thought I would witness first hand. Continue Reading →

Today Is The App. Deadline For New HCCI Apartments

f9809ad7-1cd5-4f61-9294-152c23aded22Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement (HCCI) will soon have 34 newly constructed (studio, 1 bedroom, and 2 bedroom) apartments at 260 W. 153rd Street available for rent in Harlem, New York.   Continue Reading →